On Aug. 11, the Desert Edge Christian Chapel of Huntington hosted its annual canyon worship service in Huntington Canyon at the Bear Creek Campground. During this service, the Spanish Speaking Mission was commissioned and three of their members were...
Utah joins world to commemorate Sept. 11 tragedy
Utah is joining not only the United States, but the World to commemorate the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001. Patriot's Day, as President Bush has named it, will be celebrated each year. This year, Governor Leavitt has announced the three word them...
Hunters concerned over game birds possibly carrying West Nile Virus
Although most West Nile virus-positive birds in other states have been American crows, infections also have been confirmed in many other species, including game birds.
Road Work Ahead
UDOT holds an open house to gather comments on proposed plans for State Route 10
School board faces budget challenges
The Emery County School Board met in their regularly scheduled meeting on Aug. 13 at the district office building. Those present were board president, Laurel Johansen, board members, Royd Hatt, Sam Singleton, Marie Guymon and Rue Ware. Superintendant...
West Nile Virus
Health department responds to flurry of questions from public about virus
Commissioners hold meeting in Green River
The Emery County Commissioners met in their regularly scheduled meeting on Aug. 20 at the Sheriff's Office in Green River. Those present were Commissioners Randy Johnson, Ira Hatch and Drew Sitterud. Sheriff Lamar Guymon was also in attendance. A pra...